From Raj Patel’s book The Value of Nothing

"There are two novels that can transform a bookish fourteen-year-old's
life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a
childish daydream that can lead to an emotionally stunted, socially
crippled adulthood in which large chunks of the day are spent inventing
ways to make real life more like a fantasy novel. The other is a book
about orcs
." (p. 172)

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